G is for Green Beans!
We are finally moving up in the alphabet. Today's activity involves beefing up some preschool skills. Green beans can be a tricky veggie for kids to eat. However, getting them up close and personal and just hands on with them may make them more likely to try them. A lot of recipes call for trimming the ends off of green beans so why not get the kids involved?!
Green Bean Prep
- Green beans
20+ seconds. Happy birthday twice.
Water and soap. Make sure you wash the scissors and the veggies too!
Bring out your ingredients
I like laying everything out even if just a few things!
Have them cut the ends!
They can practice using scissors and ask them questions. For example:
What sound does it make when you cut them?
If you open them up what is inside?
What does it smell like?